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March 3, 2024

ON TAP: Local games scheduled for the week of Jan. 31 through Feb. 3

Have a craving for some local sports? Well, there is plenty of action to chose from this week. Check it out.

WRESTLING: GHS takes first at Overfelt Classic

After losing his second match of Day 1 at last weekend's Mid Cals Invitational, Gilroy High freshman 106-pounder Jesse Vasquez won eight straight encounters - the eighth gave him a third-place showing. Vasquez, currently ranked No. 3 in the Central Coast Section, according to ccsrank.com, backed up that performance, increased his unbeaten streak to 13 with a 5-0 mark and took home one of five individual titles for the Mustangs at the 48th annual Overfelt Classic on Saturday in San Jose.

ROUNDUP: GHS boys soccer scores four unanswered in win over Salinas

The Gilroy High boys soccer team snapped a three-game winless streak with a come-from-behind 4-2 victory over Salinas on Friday night.

BASKETBALL: Cougars eke out 47-46 victory over Spartans, claim sole possession of first

Hanna Tabron scored 30 points and pulled down eight offensive rebounds on her way to a career-first triple-double Friday night as the Christopher High Cougars slipped past Seaside 47-46 to claim sole possession of first place in the Monterey Bay League girls' basketball standings.

Tabron times two

Before the season started, Christopher High junior Hanna Tabron and sister, freshman Olivia Tabron, had played maybe three or four basketball games together.

ROUNDUP: CHS girls hoops tops NMC, sets up first-place showdown with Seaside

The Christopher High girls varsity basketball team fended off a pesky North Monterey County squad in a 45-41 Monterey Bay League triumph on Wednesday night in Castroville.

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: CHS, GHS girls soccer shut out opponents

The Christopher High girls soccer team rebounded from its first Monterey Bay League loss last Thursday, shutting out Pajaro Valley 2-0 in MBL action on Tuesday in Gilroy.

ROUNDUP: Behind Hanna Tabron’s 32 points, CHS girls shoot past Watsonville

Hanna Tabron erupted for a career-high 32 points as the Christopher High girls varsity basketball team sent away visiting Watsonville 55-38 in a Monterey Bay League matchup Monday night in Gilroy.

MID CALS: GHS wins, 4 Mustangs earn individual titles

Four Gilroy High wrestlers earned individual titles, one took the state’s No. 1-ranked 132-pounder to the brink of upset in the evening’s marquee finale, and the Mustangs won their first team championship since 2008 on another memorable Mid Cals night under the spotlight Saturday.

FRIDAY ROUNDUP: GHS boys hoops gets league win No. 1; local football players suit up in all-star game

Christian Goldstein had 13 points, Charles Walker had 12, and the Gilroy boys basketball team earned its first Tri-County Athletic League victory of the season, outlasting Alisal 47-38 on Friday night.